Fenerbahce were forced to make an unscheduled landing in Budapest en route to Thursday's Europa League Group A game against Manchester United.
Fenerbahce have endured a turbulent start to the 2016-17 season, placing increased pressure on their Europa League clash against Manchester United.
Southampton travel to Milan to take on Inter in the Europa League, a marker for just how far the club have come in the past six seasons.
The European Club Association is to inject €60 million (£54m) into the Europa League each year from 2018.
The Europa League is often criticised, but should we get rid of the competition completely?
Mourinho's words will encourage fringe players who missed out on Thursday's 1-0 Europa League win over Zorya Luhansk such as Memphis Depay.